Atal Bihari Vajpayee was an Indian statesman who served three terms as the Prime Minister of India: first for a term of 13 days in 1996, then for a period of 13 months from 1998 to 1999, and finally, for a full term from 1999 to 2004.
Five senior functionaries of the RSS primarily decide on the organisation's views on different economic issues facing the country, sources said.
Senior BJP leader and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said here on Monday that under the leadership of JP Nadda, the party will rule the roost in all the states from "Kargil to Kanyakumari".
Culture and Tourism Minister Prahlad Singh Patel on Wednesday said that the Atal tunnel would prove to be a boon for boosting tourism in Leh-Ladakh and Kargil.
Launching the Atal Bhujal Yojna (ABY), Prime Minister Narendra Modi, here on Wednesday, urged farmers to change old irrigation methods and use technology to prevent wastage of water in agriculture and grow crops that consumed less water.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unveiled the statue of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Lok Bhawan, Lucknow on his 95th birth anniversary.
Condemning violence over the new citizenship law, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the problem over the Citizenship Amendment Act was one of "legacy issues", asserting that "we will challenge the challengers".
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said whatever he has pledged to do, it has always been accomplished.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced that the Rohtang tunnel, which connects Himachal Pradesh with Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir, and Manali with Leh, will now be known as the 'Atal Tunnel'.
The Congress party on Wednesday paid tribute to late former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the occasion of his birth anniversary.
Elaborate security arrangements have been made in Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow where Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to unveil former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's statue on his birth anniversary later today.